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The Resource Visitation, Jenny Erpenbeck ; translated from the German by Susan Bernofsky

Visitation, Jenny Erpenbeck ; translated from the German by Susan Bernofsky

Label
Visitation
Title
Visitation
Statement of responsibility
Jenny Erpenbeck ; translated from the German by Susan Bernofsky
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
A forested property on a Brandenburg lake outside of Berlin lies at the heart of this novel. This novel offers us the stories of twelve individuals who make their homes here
Member of
Summary
By the side of a lake in Brandenburg, a young architect builds the house of his dreams - a summerhouse with wrought-iron balconies, stained-glass windows the color of jewels, and a bedroom with a hidden closet, all set within a beautiful garden. But the land on which he builds has a dark history of violence that began with the drowning of a young woman in the grip of madness and that grows darker still over the course of the century...
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
369194
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Erpenbeck, Jenny
Dewey number
401/.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bernofsky, Susan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dwellings
  • Germany
  • Dwellings
  • Germany
Target audience
adult
Label
Visitation, Jenny Erpenbeck ; translated from the German by Susan Bernofsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "New Directions paperbook 1181"--Title page verso
  • "Originally published in Germany under the title Heimsuchung by Eichborn Verlag"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn564132852
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st American pbk. ed.
Extent
151 pages
Isbn
9780811218351
Lccn
2010011144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)564132852
Label
Visitation, Jenny Erpenbeck ; translated from the German by Susan Bernofsky
Publication
Note
  • "New Directions paperbook 1181"--Title page verso
  • "Originally published in Germany under the title Heimsuchung by Eichborn Verlag"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn564132852
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st American pbk. ed.
Extent
151 pages
Isbn
9780811218351
Lccn
2010011144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)564132852

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